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Road Rules

Hit the road in style.

This story appears in the July 1999 issue of Business Start-Ups magazine.

Productive business travel requires more than bringing along the sleekest laptop computer. A truly successful road warrior comes prepared for just about any contingency, be it a badly wired telephone jack in your hotel room or a laptop battery that dies halfway through a six-hour flight. We asked Ken Hawk, frequent business traveler, founder and CEO (Chief Energizing Officer) of mobile computing equipment retailer 1-800-Batteries in Reno, Nevada, for tips on taking your show on the road:

G. David Doran is a former staff writer for Business Start-Ups.

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